The C3 expedition was an incredible opportunity to collect a wide variety of different plants from across Canada. Alice Durkin, a Herbarium Technician, worked this summer to mount, digitalize and archive the specimens found on C3 before beginning graduate school at the University of Helsinki this fall. The project has helped her and many people learn a considerable amount about the stunning diversity of plants from this country’s three coasts.
June 25/le 25 juin, 5 à 7 Âjagemô, 150 rue Elgin street, Ottawa, ON
Cowell Theater on Thursday, June 6 from 7– 10PM for the U.S. premiere screening of Canada C3: Coast to Coast to Coast.
Thursday, May 16, 2019 at the Royal Alberta Museum, 9810 103A Avenue Northwest, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Wednesday, April 3, 2019 at 6:30PM at the Ashbury College Theatre, 362 Mariposa Ave, Rockcliffe Park, ON, Canada
Tuesday, March 19, 2019 from 6:00-9:30PM at the Market Hall Performing Arts Centre, 140 Charlotte St, Peterborough, ON, Canada
Sunday, March 3, 2019 at 5PM at The Gorge Cinema, 43 Mill St. West, Elora, Ontario, Canada
Friday, February 22, 2019 from 1 PM - 3 PM at The Regent Theatre, 224 Main St., Picton, Ontario
Thursday, February, 21, 2019 from 6 PM - 8 PM at Hot Docs Ted Rogers Cinema, 506 Bloor Street West, Toronto, Ontario
Wednesday, January 30, 2019 from 6 PM – 8:30 PM at Memorial University of Newfoundland – Signal Hill Campus Room B2007, Emera Innovation Exchange 100 Signal Hill Road
Fifty years ago, Kirsten Acker's grandparents embarked on their coast to coast to coast journey across Canada in a Model A Ford. Today, Kirsten reflects on her own journey onboard Canada C3, how it has impacted her life and brought her full circle to a deeper connection with her family and her heritage.
“Leg 10 had maintained a precious heaviness in my chest that I did not want to lose, and I was afraid that stepping off the ship would mean stepping back into my regular life, that everything I had seen, heard, learned, and felt would fade into memory as other trips do, and that nothing would change…”